February 2018 Issue

Featured Physician: Jonathan Napolitano, MD
Dr. Napolitano is the director of the new Adaptive Sports Medicine Program, a clinic developed to evaluate and treat athletes with physical disabilities.

Optimal Asthma Management in the Primary Care Office
In this month's Primary Care Matters, Dr. Kate Krueck of Pediatrics Associates, Inc., writes about improving asthma care in her practice including hiring a respiratory therapist and building an in-house spirometry and asthma education program.

News You Can Use

Main Campus Urgent Care Offers Suture Tech Services

CAP4Kids: Central Ohio Family Resources

Ohio Better Birth Outcomes Collaborative Resources

Homecare Services In-Network with Aetna

Changes to CareLink
CareLink allows community providers to view the Nationwide Children's Epic chart for their patients. Due to internet security and HIPAA concerns, inactive CareLink users will be deactivated. Learn more about this change and how to reactive accounts.

Introducing the Imaging Innovation and Research Office (IRO)
The IRO in the Department of Radiology was established in early 2017 to serve as a “one-stop-shop” for physicians and investigators seeking advanced imaging capabilities in support of their clinical and research needs.

Innovation and Discovery

Adolescents who Undergo Bariatric Surgery Show Decreased Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

Researchers Publish First Consensus Guidelines for Evaluation of Pediatric Pancreatitis

Using Clinical Care Indexes to Measure and Improve Overall Program Performance

Awards and Recognition
The Medical Staff Recognition Committee is accepting nominees for the 2018 Physician Recognition Awards.

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Updates
Updates from the January committee meeting.

February Inserts
Download the inserts from this month's MedStat packet.

Medical Staff Events, Grand Rounds and Conferences
Read about upcoming events.

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